JOB DESCRIPTION: Assist in the execution of the Program’s Budget through the creation/maintenance of spend plans, requisitions and their supporting documents. Coordinate financial data with appropriate Government officials, such as Business Financial Managers, Program Managers, Contract Managers, Contracting Officers and Contracting Specialists. Assist in the creation of budget or financial planning for an organization, organizational unit, program, or expenditure/cost center to identify potential variances as well as providing data for estimating activities. Assist the Government in responding to internal and external financial data inquiries as well as financial reviews. Contribute to the maintenance of current resources to support the day-to-day mission activities.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Twelve (12) years of DoD, IC or fourteen (14) years of combined DoD, IC and commercial experience in purchasing or finance and a Bachelor’s Degree with a business focus is required. Experience in the preparation of reports that reflect programs/project status in areas of cost, schedule and performance is required. Experience in budget planning, budget preparation and budget execution for acquisition programs is required. NSA’s financial management system and its interfaces (currently FACTS and CMIS) experience is preferred. In lieu of a degree, Program Management Professional (PMP) certification, Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM), or DAWIA Level I in Business/Financial Management, and three (3) years of directly related experience for a total of fifteen (15) years of DoD/IC purchasing/finance experience or seventeen (17) years of combined DoD, IC and commercial purchasing/finance experience may be substituted. In lieu of certification, an additional two (2) years of directly related experience for a total of seventeen (17) years of DoD/IC purchasing/finance experience or nineteen (19) years of combined DoD, IC and commercial purchasing/finance experience may be substituted. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel to include creating formulas and pivot tables is required. Proficiency with PowerPoint to include importing Excel data into presentations.